IWU Political Science Department:
Fulfilling the Off-Campus Requirement
A sample of Off-Campus study opportunities is listed below:
American University – Semester in Washington DC
Among the programs available at American University, one opportunity includes environmental
internships with groups like the world wildlife fund. Many programs also offer travel
opportunities, such as trips to Brussels or Egypt .
Urban Studies Program in Chicago
With this program, students can live in the heart of Chicago in fully furnished apartments,
while attending lectures, participating in an internship, and completing an independent
Live for a semester or a summer in Freiburg, Germany, travel Europe, and participate
in a 'Model European Union' experience.
Study for a year at Pembroke College , which is one of the 38 colleges which make
up Oxford University.
SIT Study Abroad
Study all over the world for a semester or a summer in immersive conditions, including
South America and Africa.
Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS)
Study in Copenhagen, Denmark, for a semester, where you choose a relevant program
which includes two study tours of European countries.
Take a semester to participate in the Irish Parliamentary system, or take part in
rebuilding democracy in South Africa.
Keio University Program (Japan)
Take one or two semesters in Tokyo, Japan, creating your own schedule on the way to
experiencing a rich and storied culture.
For more opportunities, visit the Study Abroad Office, or view the Political Science
Department's informational page about the Off Campus Study requirement .